Acton Scott

BBC2 Return to Acton Scott - Ruth Goodman, Alex Langlands and Peter Ginn recreate Wartime Farming

Historian Ruth Goodman and archaeologists Alex Langlands and Peter Ginn tackled their biggest challenge yet in BBC2's 'Wartime Farm', 6th September 2012 BBC2, turning back the clock to the demands of WWII farming.

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Acton Scott School Reunion for ex-Pupils

A reunion for ex-Pupils of Acton Scott School to took place on Saturday 2 October.

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BBC2's New Series Ben Fogle's Escape in Time on air from 5 July 2010

Historic Shropshire estate, famous as the location for BBC's Victorian Farm, returned to TV including a cast of well known Acton Scott faces.

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Acton Scott to offer luxury glamping experience

If 'hopping' overseas has lost some of its appeal, there's a surprising and relaxing holiday alternative arriving in this picturesque corner of Shropshire.

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Behind the scenes with Shropshire Double Bill Film Location Tours

Step behind the scenes and on to the set of BBC TV's 'Victorian Farm' and blockbuster film 'Atonement', both filmed on location in Shropshire.

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BBC2's 'Victorian Farm Christmas'

First episode screens on BBC2 at 9pm, Friday 11 December 2009, repeated on 13 December. Episode two screens at 9pm, Friday 18 December, repeated on 21 December. The third and final episode screens at 8pm on Christmas Eve, repeated at the same time on Boxing Day.

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New BBC2 TV Series 'Escape in Time' filmed on the Acton Scott Estate

New BBC2 Daytime TV series 'Escape in Time' presented by Ben Fogle and produced by the team behind 'Victorian Farm' is being filmed on the Acton Scott Estate.

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'Victorian Farm Christmas'

Following the success of 'Victorian Farm', Lion Television is producing three more 60 minute programmes, filmed in and around the Acton Scott Estate and looking at the lives of 19th century farmers, to be broadcast on BBC2 around Christmas 2009.

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In search of the 'Good Life'

Enjoy a rural holiday escape at an authentic 19th Century Farm Labourer's Cottage, as seen in BBC TV's 'Victorian Farm'

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History and Heritage

BBC Radio Shropshire's interview with Rupert Acton regarding the history and heritage of Acton Scott, and its starring role in BBC2 TV's Victorian Farm series.

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